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    Lot 1

    SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (£1,000 AND OVER) - AUTOGRAPHED FDCs & COMMEMORATIVE COVERS: The exceptional collection of signed First Day & Commemorative covers in six cover albums, spanning the years 1966-2008. Particular strength in themes of Railways, Football, Cricket, Air & Maritime. RAILWAY selection incl. covers signed by Terence Cuneo (9), Rev. Awdry & David Sheppard along with the 22 Jan 1985 complete set of 5 'Famous Trains' on FDC (unsigned) with the rare Staffordshire Railway Co. cancel. FOOTBALL group incl. 1966 World Cup FDC signed by 9 members of the England team, 1976 cover signed by the Championship/UEFA Cup winning Liverpool team (incl. Keegan, Rush, etc.), a Beckham signed cover (original cost £150!), a cover signed by Rooney, Ronaldo, Giggs & Ferdinand, etc. Other memorable signatories incl. A. Ferguson, Busby, Ramsey, Eriksson, Clough, Allardyce, Bobby Charlton, Banks, Hurst, Finney, Shearer, Brooking, Pele (a 1979 cover - not guaranteed), Emlyn Hughes, Shilton, Bonetti, etc. CRICKET covers incl. Dexter, Bradman, Graveney, Hutton, Trueman, Bird, Sheppard, Botham, Flintoff, etc. Other SPORTS incl. Stirling Moss, Juan Fangio, Geoff Duke, Dick Francis, Lester Piggott, Willie Carson, Bannister & Chataway, Steve Davis & Stephen Hendry, Redgrave & Pinsent, etc. AIR covers incl a single cover signed by Stanford Tuck, Douglas Bader, Johnny Johnson, J. 'Cats eyes' Cunningham & J. 'Ginger' Lacey. Other cover signatories incl. Neville Duke, Frank Whittle, seven different Concorde captains on one cover!, Brian Trubshaw (1969 cover), Arthur Harris, Jean Batten, Paul Tibbets (Enola Gay pilot), etc. MARITIME signatories incl. Chichester (1967 cover), R. Knox Johnston, Millvinia Dean, Tracey Edwards, various QEII, QMII, Britannia captains, etc. POLITICIANS, ENTERTAINERS and others include Harold Wilson, Ted Heath, Jim Callaghan, Margaret Thatcher, Tony Blair, Tony Benn, Ken Livingstone, Rolf Harris, Morecambe & Wise, Two Ronnies, Edmund Hillary, Chris Bonnington, D. Attenborough, Rick Stein, Ranulf Fiennes, Harry Secombe, Spike Milligan, R. Branson, Barbara Cartland, Sue Townsend, Joanna Trollope, P.D. James, Helen Mirren, etc. Most of the signed covers are accompanied by Certificates of Authenticity or extracts from the original Benham/Buckingham price lists and descriptions where applicable. (Approx. 340 covers)

    Estimate: £1000
    Realised: £3000

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 1

    SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (£1,000 AND OVER) - AUTOGRAPHED FDCs & COMMEMORATIVE COVERS: The exceptional collection of signed First Day & Commemorative covers in six cover albums, spanning the years 1966-2008. Particular strength in themes of Railways, Football, Cricket, Air & Maritime. RAILWAY selection incl. covers signed by Terence Cuneo (9), Rev. Awdry & David Sheppard along with the 22 Jan 1985 complete set of 5 'Famous Trains' on FDC (unsigned) with the rare Staffordshire Railway Co. cancel. FOOTBALL group incl. 1966 World Cup FDC signed by 9 members of the England team, 1976 cover signed by the Championship/UEFA Cup winning Liverpool team (incl. Keegan, Rush, etc.), a Beckham signed cover (original cost £150!), a cover signed by Rooney, Ronaldo, Giggs & Ferdinand, etc. Other memorable signatories incl. A. Ferguson, Busby, Ramsey, Eriksson, Clough, Allardyce, Bobby Charlton, Banks, Hurst, Finney, Shearer, Brooking, Pele (a 1979 cover - not guaranteed), Emlyn Hughes, Shilton, Bonetti, etc. CRICKET covers incl. Dexter, Bradman, Graveney, Hutton, Trueman, Bird, Sheppard, Botham, Flintoff, etc. Other SPORTS incl. Stirling Moss, Juan Fangio, Geoff Duke, Dick Francis, Lester Piggott, Willie Carson, Bannister & Chataway, Steve Davis & Stephen Hendry, Redgrave & Pinsent, etc. AIR covers incl a single cover signed by Stanford Tuck, Douglas Bader, Johnny Johnson, J. 'Cats eyes' Cunningham & J. 'Ginger' Lacey. Other cover signatories incl. Neville Duke, Frank Whittle, seven different Concorde captains on one cover!, Brian Trubshaw (1969 cover), Arthur Harris, Jean Batten, Paul Tibbets (Enola Gay pilot), etc. MARITIME signatories incl. Chichester (1967 cover), R. Knox Johnston, Millvinia Dean, Tracey Edwards, various QEII, QMII, Britannia captains, etc. POLITICIANS, ENTERTAINERS and others include Harold Wilson, Ted Heath, Jim Callaghan, Margaret Thatcher, Tony Blair, Tony Benn, Ken Livingstone, Rolf Harris, Morecambe & Wise, Two Ronnies, Edmund Hillary, Chris Bonnington, D. Attenborough, Rick Stein, Ranulf Fiennes, Harry Secombe, Spike Milligan, R. Branson, Barbara Cartland, Sue Townsend, Joanna Trollope, P.D. James, Helen Mirren, etc. Most of the signed covers are accompanied by Certificates of Authenticity or extracts from the original Benham/Buckingham price lists and descriptions where applicable. (Approx. 340 covers)

    Estimate: £1000  Realised: £3000 ×

     



     

    Lot 2

    SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (£1,000 AND OVER) - KGVI 'CROWN' PRINTED ALBUM with the superb mint 'A-Z' collection of KGVI Commonwealth issues. Very high degree of completion, with many Indian States to 15r or 25r values and apparently complete for 1948 RSW issues and all the other Omnibus issues. We note the addition of several loose sheets with ranges of KGV mint issues and territories not accommodated in the printed album e.g. Cyrenaica to 500m & French New Hebrides to 10f. (Few 1,000s)

    Estimate: £3500
    Realised: £4200

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 2

    SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (£1,000 AND OVER) - KGVI 'CROWN' PRINTED ALBUM with the superb mint 'A-Z' collection of KGVI Commonwealth issues. Very high degree of completion, with many Indian States to 15r or 25r values and apparently complete for 1948 RSW issues and all the other Omnibus issues. We note the addition of several loose sheets with ranges of KGV mint issues and territories not accommodated in the printed album e.g. Cyrenaica to 500m & French New Hebrides to 10f. (Few 1,000s)

    Estimate: £3500  Realised: £4200 ×

     



     

    Lot 3

    CARTONS & BOXES - FOUR CARTONS - VARIOUS COUNTRIES MIXED LOT IN ALBUMS, STOCKBOOKS & ENVELOPES. An interesting thematic collection of Birds along with 4 volumes of printed 'New Age' Commonwealth albums with scope to expand and develop. Also includes a similar, smaller lot of Channel Islands with some booklets and new mint issues. Also a vast collection of well presented FDC (some earlier), and an interesting collection of new issues from Cyprus still in their philatelic packets. (Many hundreds)

    Estimate: £120
    Realised: £220

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 3

    CARTONS & BOXES - FOUR CARTONS - VARIOUS COUNTRIES MIXED LOT IN ALBUMS, STOCKBOOKS & ENVELOPES. An interesting thematic collection of Birds along with 4 volumes of printed 'New Age' Commonwealth albums with scope to expand and develop. Also includes a similar, smaller lot of Channel Islands with some booklets and new mint issues. Also a vast collection of well presented FDC (some earlier), and an interesting collection of new issues from Cyprus still in their philatelic packets. (Many hundreds)

    Estimate: £120  Realised: £220 ×

     



     

    Lot 4

    CARTONS & BOXES - FOUR LARGE CARTONS with the accumulation of 'trade cards' (mostly tea types) in 13 boxed cigarette card albums plus bags of loose cards (incl. some cigarette cards). Also 5 large PHQ card albums with the unused collection and a large qty. in loose packs (Very Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £75
    Realised: £150

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 4

    CARTONS & BOXES - FOUR LARGE CARTONS with the accumulation of 'trade cards' (mostly tea types) in 13 boxed cigarette card albums plus bags of loose cards (incl. some cigarette cards). Also 5 large PHQ card albums with the unused collection and a large qty. in loose packs (Very Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £75  Realised: £150 ×

     



     

    Lot 5

    CARTONS & BOXES - THREE CARTONS containing a good number of albums and some loose inc World Wide schoolboy collections, pre decimal GB multiples (some positional pieces with minor catalogued varieties), three volumes of Hungary and three stock books of Scandinavia. Plus cinderellas inc matchbox labels, embossed seals (? proofs) on sheets of paper and an album of mainly Canadian airmail labels. (Qty)

    Estimate: £200
    Realised: £380

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 5

    CARTONS & BOXES - THREE CARTONS containing a good number of albums and some loose inc World Wide schoolboy collections, pre decimal GB multiples (some positional pieces with minor catalogued varieties), three volumes of Hungary and three stock books of Scandinavia. Plus cinderellas inc matchbox labels, embossed seals (? proofs) on sheets of paper and an album of mainly Canadian airmail labels. (Qty)

    Estimate: £200  Realised: £380 ×

     



     

    Lot 6

    CARTONS & BOXES - THREE CARTONS housing several albums/stockbooks with collections of GB & Worldwide issues plus three boxes of modern on & off paper issues sorted by country. Also some modern kiloware and a box of mainly commercial covers. One carton holds GB Presentation Packs & FDCs. We note 1 Sep. 1939 cover ex Calcutta to Hamburg, having been returned 8 Sep. 1939 with cachet "Return to sender/Not complying with/Censorship regulations". Lot also incl. four Chinese yearbooks from 1990s. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £120
    Realised: £260

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 6

    CARTONS & BOXES - THREE CARTONS housing several albums/stockbooks with collections of GB & Worldwide issues plus three boxes of modern on & off paper issues sorted by country. Also some modern kiloware and a box of mainly commercial covers. One carton holds GB Presentation Packs & FDCs. We note 1 Sep. 1939 cover ex Calcutta to Hamburg, having been returned 8 Sep. 1939 with cachet "Return to sender/Not complying with/Censorship regulations". Lot also incl. four Chinese yearbooks from 1990s. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £120  Realised: £260 ×

     



     

    Lot 7

    CARTONS & BOXES - THREE CARTONS, two of which house 7 binders with the seemingly complete collection of 1963-74 omnibus issues for Shakespeare, Churchill, WHO, UNESCO, 1966 World Cup, Caribbean Visit & 1974 Silver Wedding. The other carton holds a collection of Benham Silk 'Military' covers plus other GB & French FDCs, etc. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £75
    Realised: £110

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 7

    CARTONS & BOXES - THREE CARTONS, two of which house 7 binders with the seemingly complete collection of 1963-74 omnibus issues for Shakespeare, Churchill, WHO, UNESCO, 1966 World Cup, Caribbean Visit & 1974 Silver Wedding. The other carton holds a collection of Benham Silk 'Military' covers plus other GB & French FDCs, etc. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £75  Realised: £110 ×

     







     

    Lot 8

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - GB, CHANNEL IS, COMMONWEALTH, GERMANY ETC - mostly modern accumulation, strength in GB with useful QEII pre-decimal & duplicated mint KGVI selection, small number of numismatic/medallion covers (inc. 1973 County Cricket FDC with silver medallion) etc; stockbook with modern mint Channel Is & another with mint & used 1930s-50s Germany. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £240
    Realised: £170

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 8

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - GB, CHANNEL IS, COMMONWEALTH, GERMANY ETC - mostly modern accumulation, strength in GB with useful QEII pre-decimal & duplicated mint KGVI selection, small number of numismatic/medallion covers (inc. 1973 County Cricket FDC with silver medallion) etc; stockbook with modern mint Channel Is & another with mint & used 1930s-50s Germany. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £240  Realised: £170 ×

     



     

    Lot 9

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - FOURTEEN c1940s OR LATER ALBUMS - all World albums; very mixed condition. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £200
    Realised: £550

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 9

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - FOURTEEN c1940s OR LATER ALBUMS - all World albums; very mixed condition. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £200  Realised: £550 ×

     



     

    Lot 10

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - EARLY TO c1950s ACCUMULATION - in eight c1940s schoolboy-type printed albums. Mostly used. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £200
    Realised: £800

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 10

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - EARLY TO c1950s ACCUMULATION - in eight c1940s schoolboy-type printed albums. Mostly used. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £200  Realised: £800 ×

     



     

    Lot 11

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS with the large accumulation of early to modern, Worldwide cards & covers of all types. Very little GB included and well worth inspection. (Approx. 1,120)

    Estimate: £180
    Realised: £300

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 11

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS with the large accumulation of early to modern, Worldwide cards & covers of all types. Very little GB included and well worth inspection. (Approx. 1,120)

    Estimate: £180  Realised: £300 ×

     



     

    Lot 12

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS with the pot pourri of Foreign & Commonwealth issues, mint & used of all periods. Stamps in packets, on stock cards, some covers, etc. Also some GB. Inspection recommended, but a good 'sorter'. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £150
    Realised: £220

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 12

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS with the pot pourri of Foreign & Commonwealth issues, mint & used of all periods. Stamps in packets, on stock cards, some covers, etc. Also some GB. Inspection recommended, but a good 'sorter'. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £150  Realised: £220 ×

     



     

    Lot 13

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - MOSTLY MODERN WORLD ACCUMULATION - mint & used, mostly 1950s to modern, housed in eleven albums/stockbooks. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £120
    Realised: £380

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 13

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS - MOSTLY MODERN WORLD ACCUMULATION - mint & used, mostly 1950s to modern, housed in eleven albums/stockbooks. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £120  Realised: £380 ×

     



     

    Lot 14

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS with the accumulation of 'junior' albums & binders with GB FDCs to mid-2000s. We note a number of Chinese locals scattered throughout the albums. Also a stock book of used KGVI India and a box of Worldwide issues in packets. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £100
    Realised: £95

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 14

    CARTONS & BOXES - TWO CARTONS with the accumulation of 'junior' albums & binders with GB FDCs to mid-2000s. We note a number of Chinese locals scattered throughout the albums. Also a stock book of used KGVI India and a box of Worldwide issues in packets. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £100  Realised: £95 ×

     



     

    Lot 15

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON with the accumulation of mainly Commonwealth FDCs with interest in South Africa & modern Malaysia. Also a smaller qty. of earlier covers. (Few 100s)

    Estimate: £150

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 15

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON with the accumulation of mainly Commonwealth FDCs with interest in South Africa & modern Malaysia. Also a smaller qty. of earlier covers. (Few 100s)

    Estimate: £150 ×

     



     

    Lot 16

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON containing hundreds of Worldwide covers, mostly FDCs with strength in S. Africa & Israel, but with some earlier Commonwealth. Also a large tin with Foreign, Commonwealth & some GB stamps in packets/stock cards. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £100
    Realised: £70

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 16

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON containing hundreds of Worldwide covers, mostly FDCs with strength in S. Africa & Israel, but with some earlier Commonwealth. Also a large tin with Foreign, Commonwealth & some GB stamps in packets/stock cards. (Large Qty.)

    Estimate: £100  Realised: £70 ×

     



     

    Lot 17

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON with the specially printed six volume collection of FDCs, Commemorative covers & stamps marking the 50th Anniversary of WWII. Mostly Commonwealth issues and incl. c.20+ coin covers. (c.160 covers & dozens of stamps)

    Estimate: £100
    Realised: £70

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 17

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON with the specially printed six volume collection of FDCs, Commemorative covers & stamps marking the 50th Anniversary of WWII. Mostly Commonwealth issues and incl. c.20+ coin covers. (c.160 covers & dozens of stamps)

    Estimate: £100  Realised: £70 ×

     



     

    Lot 18

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON with a diverse accumulation of Foreign & Commonwealth mint & used issues of all periods. Club books, in packets, on stock sheets, etc. Some strength in European issues. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £60
    Realised: £46

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 18

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON with a diverse accumulation of Foreign & Commonwealth mint & used issues of all periods. Club books, in packets, on stock sheets, etc. Some strength in European issues. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £60  Realised: £46 ×

     



     

    Lot 19

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON containing several binders and a couple of 'schoolboy' albums with the collection of GB decimal high value Presentation Packs & booklets plus FDCs to 1990s, Royal Events 'new issues' ranges (ex Urch Harris) plus a qty. of KGV-KGVI period British Asia banknotes. Also some KGVI GB covers (FDCs?) and railway tickets. Inspection recommended. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £60
    Realised: £200

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 19

    CARTONS & BOXES - LARGE CARTON containing several binders and a couple of 'schoolboy' albums with the collection of GB decimal high value Presentation Packs & booklets plus FDCs to 1990s, Royal Events 'new issues' ranges (ex Urch Harris) plus a qty. of KGV-KGVI period British Asia banknotes. Also some KGVI GB covers (FDCs?) and railway tickets. Inspection recommended. (Qty.)

    Estimate: £60  Realised: £200 ×

     



     

    Lot 20

    CARTONS & BOXES - CARTON housing three large, early 20th C. printed albums with mint & used, early Foreign & Empire collections. Includes two Whitfield 'Standard' albums with nothing later than 1908, and a Minkus album with issues to c.1950. Useful pickings to be had throughout. Inspection recommended. (Many 1,000s)

    Estimate: £240
    Realised: £1500

    Collections - April 2019, Lot 20

    CARTONS & BOXES - CARTON housing three large, early 20th C. printed albums with mint & used, early Foreign & Empire collections. Includes two Whitfield 'Standard' albums with nothing later than 1908, and a Minkus album with issues to c.1950. Useful pickings to be had throughout. Inspection recommended. (Many 1,000s)

    Estimate: £240  Realised: £1500 ×

 

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